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The two problems of electric vehicles are both caused by electric drive.
1. batteries do not like to be fully discharged but must be in electric cars.
2. No excess heat. You have to waste drive efficiency to provide heat to the passengers.
 

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It is a fascinating book. There are chapters on regenerative braking, different motor technologies, the pros and cons of the different battery technologies and descriptions of all the different cars and commercial vehicles available. The most interesting is the Wilson Electric Car which has similar performance and range to a dc-drive G-Wiz
 
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